Thumb Bible (London, 1693)

Verbum sempiternum.
London: Printed by F. Collins for T. Ilive, 1693. (BRA0235)

A paraphrase of the Old and New Testaments in verse, the earliest known edition of this work was published in 1614. Bridwell Library’s copy of the 1693 edition is in a contemporary black morocco binding with the spine and boards elaborately gilt.